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Working Together To Safeguard Children

This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.
The aim of this course is to provide you with an opportunity to further develop knowledge, skills, confidence and competence in order to support collaborative working within the Assessment process and to contribute effectively to Section 47 enquiries.
If you apply what you have learnt on this course you will be able to:

  • Identify your own and other agencies roles within Child Protection during Section 47 enquiries and completion of the Core Assessment
  • Explain the importance of remaining Child focussed throughout the Child protection process
  • Recognise the importance of involving the Child at every stage
  • Recognise the roles and responsibilities of Children's Social Care and the Police within the Section 47 process
  • In order to attend this course it is a pre-requisite that you have already completed the online course 'Safeguarding Children' which is available through the WSSCB website and the Learning and Development Gateway.

    Charges may apply. Please consult the WSSCB Charging and Cancellation Policy before applying.

    Fees are £120.00 per person for full-day courses and £60.00 per half day course. If you are a small not for profit organisation, based solely in West Sussex, you may be eligible for a discretionary reduction of 50%. The WSSCB Charging Table and Charging Policy is available in full on the WSSCB website.

    If you are an EY setting please contact the WSSCP to attend.
    Early Years / General Child Welfare / Legislation / Safeguarding / Social Work
    Children Services
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    Lucy Short
    Learning and Development Admin (
    SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
    Session 1Friday 14 February 202009:30 - 16:30Worthing - Centenary HouseMillenium
    SessionSession Details
    Session 1
    Friday 14 February 2020

    09:30 - 16:30

    Worthing - Centenary House